Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 2005/03/26

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Subject: [Leica] Seeking a new 50 - Buying Tips
From: vondauster at (Will von Dauster)
Date: Sat Mar 26 22:32:38 2005
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On Mar 26, 2005, at 11:32 AM, Didier Ludwig wrote:

> It's true that clean old collapsible Leitz lenses are rare as white 
> elephants - but there's a way to CLA them.
> I had found, for less than $50, a collapsible 50 summicron with 
> scratched coating, some very light haze and dust inside and a 
> corroded, very stiff focus ring. After a CLA at, 
> the glass is now astonishingly clear...

And FocalPoint is John van Stelton's business...

Will von Dauster

In reply to: Message from colucci at (Dan Colucci) ([Leica] Seeking a new 50 - Buying Tips)
Message from rangefinder at (Didier Ludwig) ([Leica] Seeking a new 50 - Buying Tips)